ORAMAH DECRIES AFRICA’S FRAGMENTED MARKETS

By Eric Enosesiase President of the African Export-Import Bank, (Afreximbank), Prof. Benedict Oramah, has expressed concern over the fragmentation of 55 markets on the African continent. Speaking at the on-going Africa Investment Forum in Johannesburg, South Africa, Prof Oramah, said until Africa forms a common platform for an economic and integrated continent, some countries will not survive. “All around the world continents are working together. Multilateralism is becoming a challenge and unless the continent comes together we cannot negotiate with bigger economies,” he said. Other international financiers who spoke at…

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FORUM SETS AGENDA FOR WOMEN EMPOWERMENT IN AFRICA

By Eric Enosesiase The Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF), has since its inception made great strides in advancing the cause of woman in Africa, particularly as innovators and entrepreneurs. The 2019 edition of the AWIEF annual conference which was held in Cape Town, South Africa, under the theme, “Enhancing Impact: Digitalisation, Investment and Intra-African Trade”, lived up to its bidding as expected by its stakeholders and promoters. Moreover, far reaching resolutions were reached at the two-day event, attended by more than 60 African and global thought leaders across…

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MITSUBISHI FETES NOMINEES FOR 2019 FUTURE AWARDS AFRICA

 By Esanbor Enosesiase As preparations for the 2019 Future Awards Africa gathers momentum, Mitsubishi Nigeria, a heritage car brand has hosted a grand reception for this year’s nominees. The event which was held in Lagos was attended by an array of inspiring personalities and celebrities such as Banky W, Sola Sobowale, Timini Egbuson, Mimi Onalaja and Adebayo Williams, Kiki Mordi, Tunji Andrews and Khaffy of Big Brother Naija (BBN). The reception is a pre-event of the award show where nominees are presented with certificates of nomination, and an opportunity to network with their peers across…

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TOP DIGNITARIES STORM ILE-IFE AS OONI INSTALLS ADEBUTU AS ODOLE OODUA

OBASANJO, OSINBAJO, GOVERNORS OTHERS STORM ILE-IFE AS OONI INSTALLS ADEBUTU AS THE NEW ODOLE OODUA Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, were among top dignitaries that stormed the ancient city of Ile Ife believed to be the cradle of mankind and traditional headquarters of Yoruba race on Saturday as the Arole Oodua & Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II installed the gaming business magnate, Sir Kessington Adebutu(Dodondawa) as the new Odole Oodua. Accompanied by the Ogun state Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun and his…

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ODOLE OODUA ELECT LAY FOUNDATION FOR ODUDUWA HERITAGE HOUSE

ODOLE OODUA: OONI, ADEBUTU LAY FOUNDATION FOR ODUDUWA HERITAGE HOUSE TO COMMENCE INSTALLATION CEREMONY Arole Oodua’Olofin Adimula, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, the Ooni of Ife and the Odole Oodua elect, Sir Adebutu Kessington on Friday laid foundation for the construction of Oduduwa Heritage House witnessed by top dignitaries at the Ile Oodua Palace of the Ooni in Ile Ife believed to be the source and traditional headquarters of Yoruba race. According to details given about the project, the building which was initiated, designed and sponsored by Chief Adebutu…

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OLUGBO IS GRATEFUL – Oba Akinruntan Obateru, Olugbo of Ugbo Kingdom.

      Having spent about ten (10) years on the throne of his forefathers,  the Chairman Council of Traditional Rulers in Ondo State, His Royal Majesty,  Oba Akinruntan has this to say in preparation for his 10 years coronation anniversary: ” Numerous thanks go to Olodumare that has been supporting me since I have ascended my ancestor’s throne as Olugbo of Ugbo kingdom. Arrangements and preparations are in top gear to mark the 10th year anniversary on throne. Many prearrangement and traditional involvements are not excluded so as to make…

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TellAfrica CEO, Gbemisola Bisi-Taiwo pens a graceful birthday Poem for H.I.M Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi on his 45th birthday

The beauty plus brain C.E.O of TellAfrica, Gbemisola Bisi-Taiwo pens a graceful birthday poem for H.I.M Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, the Ooni of Ife and Chairman of TellAfrica Heritage and Sociocultural Initiative on his 45th birthday. It is indeed graceful to be a king and to reach an enviable height. …..to my very own; Olute Yayo!!! Happy 45th Birthday Kabiyesi !!! With you my king, it feels like a mountain top, Many oceans will I cross to celebrate my very own, Who can stand in the way of the Lord’s…

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